Discovery certificate for object 2018gwc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23126 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 03:16:14
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018gwc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvtrnc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:11:23.599 (92.8483299) DEC = +43:44:05.87 (43.7349643)
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 11:51:21 (JD=2458374.9939931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 11:51:21
Flux: 20.27 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-10 11:16:48
Limiting flux: 20.44 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018gwc